Jan 292016
 
Ali Health's regulator role in spotlight after pharmacy chain lawsuit
Reuters
SHANGHAI Jan 29 Alibaba Health Information Technology Ltd's role in a regulatory platform tracking drug sales was brought into the spotlight after a pharmacy chain said it had filed a lawsuit alleging the arrangement gave Ali Health an unfair advantage.

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Jan 202016
 

JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Greater Health Care Spending May Moderate Recession's Negative Health Effects
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
The Great Recession of 2007 to 2009 was the most wrenching economic downturn since the Great Depression. Yet those years of economic havoc had a silver lining. Health care spending increases slowed to the lowest rate in 50 years, but even that slight …

Jan 152016
 
Hy-Vee Picks Agostino to Lead Pharmacy Innovation
Progressive Grocer
Mike Agostino, current president of Amber Pharmacy/Hy-Vee Pharmacy Solutions, has accepted a new position in which he will lead pharmacy innovation and business development for the Midwestern supermarket chain. In the coming weeks, Agostino will …

Jan 102016
 

Kansas City Star
Data KC: Health care, social services are big business
Kansas City Star
In debates involving health care, you often hear it referred to as one of the biggest businesses in America, and Census Bureau figures bear that out for the Kansas City area. The Economic Census the bureau conducts every five years has one big category

Jan 032016
 

People Magazine
Trainers Pile on Lbs. – To Lose Weight Alongside Clients – in New Show Fit to
People Magazine
On A&E's new reality show, Fit to Fat to Fit, 10 personal trainers aim to prove their weight loss strategies really work by taking their own advice – after intentionally gaining weight to lose it with their clients. … The best way to lose weight is

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